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Storehouse: Earth Meditation

I believe strongly that each human being comes into this life with an inherent worth and dignity.  This worth and dignity express themselves in many varied ways from person to person. Some people (and I have been one myself) react … Continue reading

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Storehouse: Ownership and Attendance

In her poem “Winter and a Nuthatch”, Mary Oliver sings the story of her relationship with a little bird that she, over time, coaxed down from a tree into her hand for food in the bitter winter.  One day she … Continue reading

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Harvest: Sharing Your Gifts

“How wonderful that no one need wait a single moment to improve the world.”  ~ Anne Frank From a single seed can grow a tree that will bear fruit to nourish us year after year.  So too can the gifts … Continue reading

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Harvesting Gratitude

Counting our blessings for the good things that we have is easy, finding gratitude in events that impact us negatively is considerably more challenging, and requires a bit more effort.  The harvest is the most labor-intensive aspect of the growing … Continue reading

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Harvest: Your Abundant Light

I saw a post on Facebook this morning, from a page titled The Praying Woman:  “Don’t try to shine so that others will see you.  Shine so that through you, others will see Him.”  It got me thinking… I understand … Continue reading

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Renewal: The world is full of peril . . . but still

‘The world is indeed full of peril and in it there are many dark places. But still there is much that is fair. And though in all lands, love is now mingled with grief, it still grows, perhaps, the greater.’ … Continue reading

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